Special Medical Waste Hauler And Vehicle Certification Details

Special Medical Waste Hauler And Vehicle Certification

General Info - Statewide Certification


To ensure the safe transport of medical wastes within Maryland, the Department regulates the movements of medical wastes by certifying haulers and vehicles. 


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    Approval time

  • $50.00

    Application cost

Obtaining the Certification

Ready to get your certification? - Steps, Requirements, and Documents

  1. Applicant submits a Special Medical Waste (SMW) Hauler Application, a SMW vehicle application for each vehicle with supporting documents and the fee.


Apply for the Certification

Ready to apply?

  • Online Application
  • Download form

    Download the application .PDF file

    Download Form

Agency/Contact

Certification Issuer - Information

Who issues the certification?

Maryland Department of Environment

Contact Information



Legal Authority

What laws and regulations give Maryland Department of Environment the legal authority to issue this approval?

STATE: Environment Article, Title 7, Subtitle 2, Annotated Code of Maryland; COMAR 26.13.13.